Skirt with train worn by Empress Josephine, First Empire

From the Chateau de Malmaison Costume Collection app:

"This sumptuously decorated skirt with silver embroidery and matching motifs in blue silk and silver and gold cannetille formed part of a court outfit, the bodice of which is now missing."

(Source: fripperiesandfobs)

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